Wimbledon 2015: Order of play for Friday 3 July

Wimbledon 2015: Order of play for Friday is released, with Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams both in action

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
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Novak Djokovic is the defending champion at SW19 Photo: Marianne Bevis

Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams are both on action on Centre Court after Friday’s order of play at Wimbledon was released.

Defending champion Djokovic will take on Australia’s Bernard Tomic second on the main show court after Grigor Dimitrov opens play against Richard Gasquet of France.

Williams then concludes the play on Centre Court with her match against British No1 Heather Watson.

Also in action on Friday at the All England club are the likes of Stan Wawrinka, Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams.

The weather forecast for Friday is mostly dry and sunny.

CENTRE COURT – SHOW COURT – 13:00 START

1 Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) [11] 49 vs Richard Gasquet (FRA) [21] 56
2 Novak Djokovic (SRB) [1] 1 vs Bernard Tomic (AUS) [27] 8
3 Serena Williams (USA) [1] 1 vs Heather Watson (GBR) 7

No.1 COURT – SHOW COURT – 13:00 START

1 Stan Wawrinka (SUI) [4] 33 vs Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 38
2 Maria Sharapova (RUS) [4] 33 vs Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU) [29] 40
3 Marin Cilic (CRO) [9] 17 vs John Isner (USA) [17] 24

No.2 COURT – SHOW COURT – 12:15 START

1 Nick Kyrgios (AUS) [26] 57 vs Milos Raonic (CAN) [7] 64
2 Sloane Stephens (USA) 58 vs Lucie Safarova (CZE) [6] 64
3 Aleksandra Krunic (SRB) 11 vs Venus Williams (USA) [16] 16

No.3 COURT – SHOW COURT – 12:15 START

1 Marcos Baghdatis (CYP) 44 vs David Goffin (BEL) [16] 48
2 Coco Vandeweghe (USA) 51 vs Samantha Stosur (AUS) [22] 56
3 Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 20 vs Victoria Azarenka (BLR) [23] 24
4 Bob Bryan (USA) / Mike Bryan (USA) [1] 1 vs Steve Johnson (USA) / Sam Querrey (USA) 3

COURT 12 – SHOW COURT – 12:15 START

1 Garbine Muguruza (ESP) / Carla Suarez Navarro (ESP) [6] 49 vs Cara Black (ZIM) / Lisa Raymond (USA) 51
2 Leonardo Mayer (ARG) [24] 9 vs Kevin Anderson (RSA) [14] 16
3 Zarina Diyas (KAZ) 42 vs Andrea Petkovic (GER) [14] 48

COURT 18 – SHOW COURT – 12:15 START

1 Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) / Flavia Pennetta (ITA) [7] 33 vs Margarita Gasparyan (RUS) / Alexandra Panova (RUS) 35
2 Belinda Bencic (SUI) [30] 25 vs Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) 30
3 Denis Kudla (USA) 26 vs Santiago Giraldo (COL) 30
4 Philipp Oswald (AUT) / Belinda Bencic (SUI) 51 vs Dominic Inglot (GBR) / Elina Svitolina (UKR) 52

COURT 6 – 12:15 START

1 Jean-Julien Rojer (NED) / Horia Tecau (ROU) [4] 17 vs Andre Begemann (GER) / Julian Knowle (AUT) 20
2 Adil Shamasdin (CAN) / Gabriela Dabrowski (CAN) 29 vs Edouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) / Alize Cornet (FRA) 30
3 Nenad Zimonjic (SRB) / Jarmila Gajdosova (AUS) 45 vs Chris Guccione (AUS) / Andreja Klepac (SLO) 46
4 Marin Draganja (CRO) / Ana Konjuh (CRO) 59 vs Colin Fleming (GBR) / Jocelyn Rae (GBR) 60

COURT 7 – 12:15 START

1 Mate Pavic (CRO) / Michael Venus (NZL) 6 vs Raven Klaasen (RSA) / Rajeev Ram (USA) [14] 8
2 Mahesh Bhupathi (IND) / Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) 3 vs Nicholas Monroe (USA) / Madison Brengle (USA) 4
3 Michael Venus (NZL) / Raluca Olaru (ROU) 5 vs Andre Sa (BRA) / Lara Arruabarrena (ESP) 6
4 Rajeev Ram (USA) / Arina Rodionova (AUS) 61 vs Andre Begemann (GER) / Janette Husarova (SVK) 62

COURT 8 – 12:15 START

1 Rohan Bopanna (IND) / Florin Mergea (ROU) [9] 9 vs Thomaz Bellucci (BRA) / Guillermo Duran (ARG) 12
2 Alexander Peya (AUT) / Bruno Soares (BRA) [8] 33 vs Sergey Betov (BLR) / Aliaksandr Bury (BLR) 35
3 Lauren Davis (USA) / Kurumi Nara (JPN) 61 or Yafan Wang (CHN) / Kai-Lin Zhang (CHN) 62 vs
Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) / Elena Vesnina (RUS) [2] 64

COURT 11 – 12:15 START

1 Michaella Krajicek (NED) / Barbora Strycova (CZE) [14] 41 vs Vera Dushevina (RUS) / Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (ESP) 43
2 Lukasz Kubot (POL) / Max Mirnyi (BLR) 14 vs Marcel Granollers (ESP) / Marc Lopez (ESP) [6] 16
3 Jurgen Melzer (AUT) / Barbora Strycova (CZE) 21 vs Nick Kyrgios (AUS) / Madison Keys (USA) 22

COURT 16 – 12:15 START

1 Mariusz Fyrstenberg (POL) / Santiago Gonzalez (MEX) 62 vs Ivan Dodig (CRO) / Marcelo Melo (BRA) [2] 64
2 Sergiy Stakhovsky (UKR) / Alicja Rosolska (POL) 43 vs Robert Lindstedt (SWE) / Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) 44
3 Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) / Casey Dellacqua (AUS) 11 vs Santiago Gonzalez (MEX) / Abigail Spears (USA) 12
4 Mariusz Fyrstenberg (POL) / Klaudia Jans-Ignacik (POL) 37 vs Scott Lipsky (USA) / Hao-Ching Chan (TPE) 38

COURT 17 – 12:15 START

1 Eric Butorac (USA) / Colin Fleming (GBR) 45 vs Vasek Pospisil (CAN) / Jack Sock (USA) [3] 48
2 Artem Sitak (NZL) / Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) 27 vs Jonathan Marray (GBR) / Anna Smith (GBR) 28
3 Aisam Qureshi (PAK) / Vera Dushevina (RUS) 13 vs Ken Skupski (GBR) / Johanna Konta (GBR) 14
4 Eric Butorac (USA) / Katalin Marosi (HUN) 35 vs Rohan Bopanna (IND) / Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (ESP) 36

MATCHES TO BE ARRANGED

Matthew Ebden (AUS) / James Ward (GBR) 37 or Teymuraz Gabashvili (RUS) / Yen-Hsun Lu (TPE) 38 vs Daniel Nestor (CAN) / Leander Paes (IND) [11] 40

NOT BEFORE 17.00

2 Martina Hingis (SUI) / Sania Mirza (IND) [1] 1 vs Kimiko Date-Krumm (JPN) / Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 4
3 Neal Skupski (GBR) / Lisa Raymond (USA) 19 vs Ivan Dodig (CRO) / Ajla Tomljanovic (AUS) 20

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